Igor Sechin and Nguyen vu Truong a Dream acquainted with the progress of production programmes and implementation of drilling operations on the well PLDD-1X, which started on 9 March.
“The implementation of projects in Vietnam is one of the priorities of the international strategy of “Rosneft”. The development of offshore deposits in one of the most dynamically growing Asia-Pacific States will be a quality example of high-tech cooperation with our partners — Petrovietnam and ONGC,” said Igor Sechin.
In turn, Nguyen vu Truong Dream praised the merits of “Rosneft” drilling the well “wild Orchid” with a depth of over 1000 meters, calling it a serious technological challenge. Exploration drilling, in his opinion, is proof of the seriousness of Rosneft in the waters of Vietnam.
Speaking as the operator of block 06.1 and investor in the development pipeline Nam Con Shawn, “Rosneft” has made a significant contribution to the development of Vietnam. Nguyen vu Truong Dream confirmed full support for the work of “Rosneft” on the continental shelf of Vietnam.
The planned depth of the well will be about 1380 meters, the sea depth in the area of drilling wells to about 162 meters. The development of reserves can be carried out using wells with subsea completions connected to an existing Fund, which has been producing LAN Tay platform. Drilling is done using the drilling rig HAKURYU-5, a Japanese company, Japan Drilling Co., Ltd (JDC) On signing the agreement with JDC Rosneft announced in the framework of the Eastern economic forum -2015.
Upon completion, the PLDD structure, the company plans to drill one exploration well on the Block 05.3/11, also located in the basin Nam Con Sean. The merger of the two wells in a single drilling program will provide synergies between the two projects, will help to reduce the work time, and will thus maximize the efficiency of exploration projects in the Vietnamese assets of Rosneft, said in a statement.